An elegant Chinese classic green tea.
Origin - China
Long Jing is a traditional pan-fired green tea grown in the mountains around the West Lake area of Hangzhou in the Zhejiang Province. Once a tribute tea to the Emperors, it is still very famous and its characteristic flattened sword shape is attained by pressing the leaves into the sides of the wok.
Profile - A very fine whole leaf green tea with a bright tint of jade, the liquor is brisk and tasty with elegant floral and grassy notes. This tea is smooth and nutty with an edge of fresh hazelnut.
long jing dragonwell
1 ½ tsp/cup